SJ 278 Study; local government fiscal stress; report.
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Summary as introduced:
Study; local government fiscal stress; report. Establishes a 15-member joint subcommittee to study local government fiscal stress. The two-year joint subcommittee shall review (i) the taxing authorities of local governments, including the disparity between city and county tax authority; (ii) local responsibilities for service delivery of state-mandated or high priority programs, (iii) causes of fiscal stress among local governments, (iv) the current state tax system, including the future of the car tax; and (v) potential financial incentives and other governmental reforms to encourage increased regional cooperation and consolidation of services.

Full text:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103879D  pdf

Status:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103879D
01/10/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Rules
02/02/17  Senate: Reported from Rules by voice vote
02/03/17  Senate: Reading waived (39-Y 0-N)
02/06/17  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
02/07/17  Senate: Read third time
02/07/17  Senate: Agreed to by Senate by voice vote
02/09/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/09/17  House: Referred to Committee on Rules
02/21/17  House: Left in Rules